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La Taberna del Pescador

San Ignacio #260 A | between Amargura and Lamparilla, Havana, Cuba
+53 5 3343537
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“octopus” (11 reviews)
“seafood” (18 reviews)
“rice” (8 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly
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San Ignacio #260 A | between Amargura and Lamparilla, Havana, Cuba
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Read some good reviews, so felt we had to try this place, small and modest with a mix of customers (local and tourist) which is a good sign. Solo guitarist/singer in the corner, not overbearing. We had a beer rather than cocktails this time, attentively...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank StuartA85
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On reading the reviews we decided to try this restaurant as we were only staying a short walk away. We were not disappointed. The dishes are simple but delicious! I had the lobster grilled with butter and can honestly say it was the 3rd best...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 759evap
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was in Havana this last week. My husband and I were walking down a street when we were approached by someone asking if we wanted authentic delicious food. I said of course! We walked to this Paladar that is a home that opens up...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Janee D
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I were brought to this place by Alex who worked at their sister restaurant on the corner of plaza Vieja food was good a little more than cheap but still good we definitely enjoyed the food.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Courtney P
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Excellent food, friendly service, along with a visit from the restaurant owner to confirm that his only quest in life was to provide his guests with the "perfect" dining experience.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Cruisergal69
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Most delicious food I’ve had in a while and I’m a foodie! Lobster fisherman style was beyond delicious, fresh and plentiful! Friendly service, clean restrooms and all round wonderful experience.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank jfreid99
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

My husband and I stopped at this restaurant during our first trip to Cuba. We went solely on Eduardo's recommendation and HOLY MOLY was it good! We both had the Ropa Vieja and it literally knocked our socks off. We would travel back to Cuba...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Olivia B
Reviewed 21 July 2018

This restaurant was recommended to us by the tour guide we had during our walking tour. He said it was his favorite restaurant. He recommended the lobster. I was torn between the lobster and the octopus and was a bit disappointed that they did not...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Patrice N
Reviewed 28 June 2018

The service was great! Eduardo recommended the marlin, and it was amazing! Some of the family had ropa vieja and of course we all had to try a bite of everyone's. We all loved all of the dishes. Such fun dining in a small restaurant...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Mifawy
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

We were in Havana for a day on an overnight cruise.this restaurant was recommended by a local and we were not disappointed.located not far from Plaza de San Francisco.food and service both fantastic..I would like to return someday.such gracious people.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Essie B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: San Ignacio #260 A | between Amargura and Lamparilla, Havana, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Ciudad de la Habana Province  >  Havana
  • Phone Number: +53 5 3343537
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